cố

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Vietnamese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Sino-Vietnamese word from .

Noun[edit]

cố

  1. (Central Vietnam, Southern Vietnam) great-grandparent
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Prefix[edit]

cố

  1. (formal) the late
    cố Tổng Bí thư Trường Chinh
    the late General Secretary Trường Chinh

Etymology 2[edit]

Sino-Vietnamese word from .

Verb[edit]

cố

  1. to try; to endeavor
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Etymology 3[edit]

Sino-Vietnamese word from .

Verb[edit]

cố

  1. (archaic, rare) to mortgage
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